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31/03/2014

The physician and migraine: knowledge and procedures on an emergency care service


Objective: This study analysed a group of emergency room doctors from a mid-size Brazilian town knowlegde about migraine and how they provide care for XXX acute migraine patients. Methods: This qualitative study used instruments such as the Sampl...




28/02/2012

The International Classification of Headache Disorders - Appendix


The 2004 updated edition of the International Classification of Headache Disorders, translated to portuguese and published by the Brazilian Headache Society, brought up a novel concept: an appendix. In this article, it is explained since it was not present in former classifications as well as it exp...




27/02/2012

Attitudes and knowledge of headache physicians towards temporomandibular disorders


Objective: To observe the attitudes and the knowledge of the headache specialists towards the Temporomandibular Dysfunction (TMD) and Orofacial Pain odontological specialty, as well as, the referral of the patients who had eventually sought for them due to a complaint probably rela...




26/02/2012

Analysis of the package inserts of migraine prophylactics


Introduction: The use of migraine prophylactics is based on clinical evidence and the personal experience of those who prescribe them. Medicines commonly indicated for other diseases are used and they do not have any recommendation for preventing migraines on their package inserts....




26/02/2012

The need for preventive therapy in primary headaches


Introduction: Primary headaches are common conditions. In Brazil, the prevalence of migraine is 15.2%, tension-type headache 13% and chronic daily headache (CDH) 6.9%. Although frequent disorders a proportion of patients are undertreated. Patients patterns of headache care can tren...




21/08/2012

Brazilian Headache Society: how it all began


The Brazilian Headache Society (BHS) was founded on May 19, 1978 thanks to the efforts of Edgard Raffaelli Jr. (1930-2006). He pioneered the study of headache in Latin America and he dedicated his life to this cause. It began with 14 doctors and today, BHS has approximately 400 associate members spr...




01/09/2018

MENSAGEM DO PRESIDENTE DA SBCe


Prezados Congressistas Este ano que passou foi muito difícil para a Sociedade em decorrência da crise financeira do país e da incerteza política em que nos encontramos. No entanto, com uma visão de futuro e o trabalho incessante dos organizadores do Congresso de Porto de Galinhas e da Direto...